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2 bedroom cottage for sale

Yatton Marsh, Nr Aymestrey

Sold STC £150,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A Traditional Detached Stone Cottage
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Kitchen
  • Quiet and Remote Location
  • Set In 2.5 Acres
  • Picturesque Views
  • Requires Full Modernisation

Full description

A rare opportunity to purchase a 2 bedroomed, character, stone cottage standing int 2.5 acres in a truly secluded and elevated position with stunning views and walks nearby, along the Mortimer Trail and also through woodland forming Croft Ambrey, the historic iron age fort. The property is an exciting project and requires full modernisation and would benefit from an extension. This is the perfect home for those seeking a quiet and tranquil lifestyle or a holiday home.

Introduction - This detached, stone cottage is believed to be over 250 years old and has been owned by the same family since the mid 1960's. The cottage requires full modernisation but benefits from having gardens and ground of around 2.5 acres, picturesque views over open countryside, woodland walks nearby and the historic Croft Ambrey right on the door step.

This traditional cottage would be an ideal purchase for people looking for a peaceful and quiet lifestyle in a rural location or a holiday home.

The property is situated just off the Hamlet of Yatton and the popular north Herefordshire village of Wigmore is only a short drive away which has good schooling, village shop and church and further amenities can be found at the market town of Leominster, just over 8 miles away where there are multi national shops, supermarkets, further schooling and train station.

The property is offered for sale and further details can be obtained by the selling agent.

The full particulars of Yatton Cottage, Yatton, Herefordshire, are now further described as follows;

The property is a detached character cottage of mostly stoned and some half timbered elevations under a slate roof.

A glazed panelled latch and lever entrance door opens into a reception hall.

Reception Hall - The reception hall has some exposed ceiling timbers and vinyl floor covering.

From the reception hall, double opening glazed panelled doors open into the sitting room;

Sitting Room - 4.17m max x 3.45m max (13'8 max x 11'4 max) - The quaint L-shaped sitting room has an inglenook fire place with an inset fire grate on a stoned hearth with an original heavy timber over and small window allowing in natural light. The sitting room is also two glazed panelled windows, one to the front and one to the side, there are exposed wall and ceiling timbers and a gas wall lamp.

From the reception hall, a door opens into the kitchen;

Kitchen - 4.22m x 2.87m (13'10 x 9'5) - The kitchen is in need of full modernisation and has a single bowl, single drainer sink unit with working surface to the side, planned space for a gas cooker run by Calor Gas, there are also some eye level cupboards and free standing draw unit with cupboards under. The kitchen has exposed ceiling and wall timbers, a glazed panelled window to the front with views across the adjoining ground and nearby countryside, there is also a tiled window sill and a gas wall lamp.

From the kitchen, a door opens into a useful store room;

Store Room - 2.01m x 1.91m (6'7 x 6'3) - The store room has a window to the rear and an opening with restricted head height leads into a small room, currently being used as a WC with a portaloo.

A latch and lever door opens out to the side of the property.

From the reception hall, a latch and lever door opens to a staircase which rises up to bedroom one;

Bedroom One - 4.24m x 3.18m (13'11 x 10'5) - Bedroom one has a glazed panelled window to the front, overlooking adjoining fields, farmland and also across to Yatton and Croft Ambrey, there are exposed wall and ceiling timbers, a gas wall lamp and a hinged door which opens into bedroom two.

Bedroom Two - 3.58m x 4.27m (11'9 x 14') - Bedroom two has exposed wall and ceiling timbers, a gas wall lamp and a glazed panelled window to the side.

Outside - The property is situated in a most secluded, private and elevated position with stunning views across countryside and woodland and over the Hamlet of Yatton. The property backs onto the Mortimer Trail and also has a stunning back drop of Croft Ambrey historic iron age fort to the other side. Yatton Cottage is accessed just off Yatton, along a man made track. The property has gated pedestrian access into the grounds, where there is a formal garden area in need of cultivation and is laid to lawn with trees and mature hedging, adjoining the cottage is a useful wood store and with the garden leading off to adjoining fields. The grounds gardens and fields are approximately 2.5 acres. Only a short walk from the property are beautiful countryside walks over common land and also into woodland, forming part of Croft Ambrey.

Services - The property has no mains services connected with the lighting and cooker being fueled by bottled Calor gas. Water in the kitchen is collected in water butts from the roof of the property. Mains electricity is believed to be available at the start of the track leading to Yatton Cottage.

Directions - Direction from the A4110, in between Aymestrey and Wigmore, turn off signposted for Yatton. Drive through the hamlet of Yatton and upon leaving Yatton, access to the track can be found on a sharp left hand bend, identified by the selling agents direction board and a milk churn.

Appliances - Please note that the agents have not tested the appliances to the property and cannot verify they are in working order.

Disclaimer - Jonathan Wright Estate Agents for themselves and the seller of this property, whose agents they are, give notice that these particulars do not constitute any part of an offer or contract, that all statements contained in these particulars relating to this property are made without responsibility and are not to be relied upon as a statement or representation of fact and that they do not make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property. Any intending buyers must satisfy themselves by inspecting or otherwise as to the correctness of each of the statements contained in these particulars. These particulars are issued solely on the understanding that all negotiations are conducted throughout this agency.


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